"My training and equipment kept me alive,

but by AIS man overboard device saved my life."


Welcome to McMurdo’s web page dedicated to information on the AIS products and technologies that helped to saved Andrew Taylor’s life as depicted in his new book,

179W – One Seven Nine West.

It's all available to you below.

Watch the Video

"That's why I trust McMurdo."

When Andrew Taylor fell overboard into the North Pacific Ocean, he was rescued thanks in large part to an innovative search and rescue device developed by McMurdo and based on Automatic Identification System (AIS) technology. See Andrew Taylor’s dramatic rescue and see why he trusts McMurdo with his life.

Watch here
Watch the AIS Webinar

Hear directly from Andrew

You’ve watched his ordeal.  You’ve read his book.  Now, you can hear Andrew Taylor tell his own story as part of McMurdo’s 2015 webinar series – “AIS Man Overboard – Proof That Innovation Saves Lives”.

Andrew's account is riveting as he takes you through the chain of events from the moment he landed in the water until his amazing rescue.  

View webinar now
Helpful Resources
Buy the AIS MOB Device

Make sure you are safe with the product that saved Andrew’s life.

Buy the device now
Visit the AIS Resource Center

Get information on AIS products, technologies and solutions.

Visit the Resource Center
Buy the Book.

Read more about Andrew’s harrowing ordeal.

Buy Andrew's Book
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